Personally, we believe that the last remaining local jazz dudes playing a few tunes at his local grave site is a much more meaningful tribute.
But this is nice too . . .
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A Kansas City, Missouri, legend, known for his influence in the Jazz scene will have his name forever cemented in the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The American Jazz Museum, located in the historic 18th and Vine District in KCMO, announced on Sunday that saxophonist Charlie Parker will receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2021.